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Magdalen, m. to Thomas Norris, esq. of Speke, in Lancashire. Frances. Dorothy.
Charlotte, m. to John Pickering, esq. of Thelwall, in Cheshire. Catherine, died
unmarried. Purefoy, m. to Henry Wright, esq. of Mobberley, in Cheshire, and of
(Sir) successor to his grandfather. Eleanor, a nun at Graveline. Anne, m. 1649, to
Thomas Culcheth, esq. of Culcheth, in Lancashire. Thomas, d. young. Richard,
an eminent scholar, living in Paris, in it,47. Edward, likewise a scholar in France.
He wedded Ann, daughter of William Thornburgh, esq. of Hampsfield, in
Lancashire, which lady was, through the families of Musgrave, Fitzwilliam,
Plantagenet, and De Warren, fifteenth in descent from King William the
Conqueror. By her he ...
Margaret, Ģi. to Roger Kirkby, esq. of Kirkby, in Lancashire. The eldest son,
Thomas Preston, esq. of Preston Patrick and Under Levins Halls, and also of the
manor and abbey of Fumes*, succeeded his father, and served the office of
sheriff of ...
From this remote era, the Worsleys continued to hold large possessions in
Lancashire, until the year 1377, when Elizabeth, daughter of Geoffrey Workesley,
being found by an inquisition to have been born out of marriage, the lordship
came to ...
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Concerned that Sir Anthony, the 1st Baronet of Ashley Wimbourne St. Giles, is said to have had only a daughter, Anne, and no son. Other records indicate he had a son, William, b. 1594.
The information about Vere Booth nee Egerton is wrong. She was the daughter of Sir Thomas Egerton junior (d.1599), son of Sir Thomas Egerton who was Lord Keeper of the Great Seal, Lord Ellesmere (1603) and the Viscount Brackley. He died 1617, both are buried in St Mary's Church, Dodleston, Chester. See www.bernarddennis.co.uk